Pharmacy Technician - Inpatient Floater
Posted on: September 25, 2022
Make a Difference in Pharmacy -When the work you do every single
day has a crucial impact on the lives of others, every effort,
every detail, and every second matters. This shared culture of
passion and dedication pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and it's just
one of the many reasons we've achieved our fifth-consecutive Magnet
designation for nursing excellence. From working with a team of
premier healthcare professionals to using state-of-the-art
facilities, you'll have everything you need to do something
incredible-for yourself, and for others. Join us, and discover why
U.S. News & World Report has named us #2 -of America's Best
Hospitals and #1 in California!Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is an
886-bed non-profit, acute, quaternary, teaching Level I Trauma
Center hospital located in the heart of Los Angeles, California.
The Department of Pharmacy has over approximately 430 staff members
who provide comprehensive inpatient pharmacy services as well as
outpatient services via 2 cancer centers and 3 outpatient
pharmacies. We are committed to the education and training of
pharmacists, students/interns, residents, technicians, and other
health care professionals. We are affiliated with several Schools
of Pharmacy and offers PGY1 and PGY2 residency programs. The
residency and student experiential programs at CSMC continue to
grow with every successive year, where nearly 100 residents have
graduated from the PGY1 pharmacy residency program since 1985 and
more than 200 student rotations are offered at CSMC annually.
Recently, CSMC was recognized and bestowed "Site of the Year"
awards by two major affiliated CA Schools of Pharmacy for providing
an exceptional experiential learning environment for their
students. -Do you work well in a large team environment where
critical thinking is essential? -As a full time Pharmacy Technician
Inpatient Floater, you will be responsible for the preparation,
distribution and control of sterile and non-sterile oral and
injectable medications, including specialty medications, and
participation in departmental programs. All duties are performed
independently by the technician under the supervision of a
pharmacist.The technician must be able to rotate shifts, alternate
- High school Diploma or Equivalent
- Current California Pharmacy Technician license in good
standingWhat else are we looking for?
- Ability to speak, read and write the English language.
- Individuals must be able to do calculations involving ratios,
proportions and percentages.
- Adequate computer skills as necessary to complete assigned
projects and tasks
- Equipment: Able to use the following: calculator, computer
printer, PC, medication carts, automated dispensing machines etc.
Proficiency in the operation of specialized equipment is necessary
for assignment to specialized areas, i.e. OR/ER, Sterile
Manufacturing, ACP, Storeroom, etc.
- Schedule/Hours: Able to rotate shifts, alternate weekends, and
rotate throughout any areas requiring Pharmacy Technician.Physical
- Frequent standing; walking, bending; reaching, occasional
sitting, pushing & pulling, lifting of materials up to 40 pounds
for distances to 10 feet.
- Responsiveness to auditory alarms and communication devices
including: telephones, beepers, fire alarms, and mechanical failure
- Sufficient mobility to access equipment, patients and other
- Able to read information on medication labels.
Working Title:Pharmacy Technician - Inpatient Floater
Business Entity:Clinical & Support Services
Shift Length:8 hour shift
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